What are the less common symptoms of cat scratch disease (CSD)?

Updated: Feb 16, 2021
  • Author: Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Less common symptoms are splenomegaly (11%), exanthems (4.5%), conjunctivitis (4.3%), and parotid swelling (1.4%). Although erythema nodosum, erythema marginatum, erythema multiforme, and erythema annulare have been associated with CSD, exanthems consist of a truncal maculopapular rash.


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